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33a0126 – 0667.1   Parornix betulae (Stainton, 1854)
Distribution Data for Parornix betulae
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Synonymy: Ornix betulae Stainton, 1854
Ornix scutulatella Stainton, 1854
Taxonomic Notes: Parornix betulae (Stainton, 1854) is now recognized within the North American fauna north of Mexico, Zootaxa, 3749(1): 18.
  • Barcode of Life (BOLD) - Caution: DNA barcode provides evidence of relatedness, not proof of identification, and some BOLD specimens shown may not be sequenced.
  • Landry, J.-F., V. Nazari, J.R. Dewaard, M. Mutanen, C. Lopez-Vaamonde, P. Huemer, P.D.N. Hebert, 2013. Shared but overlooked: 30 species of Holarctic Microlepidoptera revealed by DNA barcodes and morphology. Zootaxa, 3749(1): 1-93.
  • Species Page at Global Taxonomic Database of Gracillariidae (Lepidoptera)
  • Species Page at Mass Moths
Parornix betulae
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Parornix betulae
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